Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Bluffton

The area's festivals and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bluffton. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the golfing, shopping and island views. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bluffton

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Bluffton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hilton Head National Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Crescent Pointe Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Pinecrest Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Old Carolina Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Old South Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Rose Hill Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Bluffton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bluffton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Newhall Audubon Preserve (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Sea Pines Forest Preserve (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Calibogue Sound (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • South Forest Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Bluffton

The nearest airport is in Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Savannah, GA (SAV-Savannah - Hilton Head Intl.), which is 21.6 mi (34.8 km) away.

Where to stay near Bluffton?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 8,869 house rentals near Bluffton. From 2,845 Houses to 3,101 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bluffton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bluffton?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Bluffton:

  • Palmetto Bluff: 78 vacation rentals
  • Olde Town: 50 vacation rentals
  • South Forest Beach: 1,688 vacation rentals
  • Sea Pines: 2,060 vacation rentals
  • Folly Field: 968 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Bluffton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Bluffton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Colleton River Plantation Golf Club: 7,569 home rentals
  • May River Golf Club at Palmetto Bluff: 8,784 home rentals
  • Pinecrest Golf Club: 8,901 home rentals
  • Tanger Outlet Center: 8,072 home rentals
  • Old Carolina Golf Club: 8,539 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bluffton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bluffton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2,845 Houses in Bluffton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Bluffton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,101 lodging choices
  • Villas: 2,092 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 226 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Bluffton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5,936 vacation homes with pool available in Bluffton.

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